Alex’s Place Hours

Mon – Friday Drop In Hours 2:00 – 5:00 pm

Saturday – Drop In hours 4:00 pm closing times vary by event.


Prenatal Yoga                                                                                                           Mondays, 6:30-7:30 pm

FREE for all expectant mothers.


Teen Anime Club                                                                                            Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30 pm

Teen driven anime appreciation club; watch films, discuss culture, create art

Teen leader Mercedes Giambattista

All teens welcome, FREE

Location: Alex’s Place, YMCA of Martha’s Vineyard


Teen Cartooning Workshop                                                               Saturdays, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

                                                                                                                      September 30 – November 18

Lifeguard Certification Course        

Dates: Last two weekends in October                                            


The American Red Cross Lifeguard course provides entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide professional-level care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over.

*Course does not include Waterfront Skills.

Certification: Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED for 2 years.

Prerequisites required, contact us for more details.

Course Fee: $350 members   $450 public  (Scholarship opportunities are available.)

Potential employment opportunities upon successful completion of the course.

CPR, AED, and First Aid Course      

Fall Dates: TBD                            

American Red Cross First Aid, CPR and AED training and certification course for adults, children and infants and includes free online refreshers.

Meets the needs of non-EMS Personnel, workplace responders, school staffs, as well as the general public. Course completion provides a 2 year certification.

Course Fee: $110    Contact: Ray Whitaker at